Using radGrid for Editing and inserting records

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  1. Rooney
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    Jan 2015

    Posted 21 Jan 2015 Link to this post


    I am new to using Telerik and new to this forum too. Kindly pardon me if missed any necessary details in my question.

    I am using EditFormSettings  with EditFormType as Template. I want to allow the user to edit two columns (say, column A and B) but I while inserting a new record, the user should be able to insert three columns (say, A, B and C). Is it possible to using the telerik:RadGrid? If yes, can you please share the idea/code on how it needs to be done?

  2. Eyup
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    Posted 26 Jan 2015 Link to this post

    Hello Rooney,

    You can determine whether the item is in edit or insert form:

    And hide the required cell:
    ( Section Accessing controls in edit/insert mode )

    For example, if you want to hide a field only during inserting, it will be something similar to this:

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    Protected Sub RadGrid1_ItemCreated(sender As Object, e As GridItemEventArgs)
        If TypeOf e.Item Is IGridInsertItem Then
            Dim cell As TableCell = TryCast(e.Item, GridEditableItem)("ColumnUniqueName")
            cell.Parent.Visible = False
        End If
    End Sub

    Hope this helps.


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